University of Brighton

University of Brighton

Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy (0.4 FTE)

Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy (0.4 FTE) School of Humanities and Social Science Location: Brighton - Moulsecoomb

Salary: £39,347 to £46,974 pro rata Closing Date: Thursday 23 November 2023 Reference: HU3218-23-427

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Counselling and Psychotherapy team at the University of Brighton.. We run two BACP accredited Postgraduate Diplomas in Counselling and Psychotherapy (one Psychodynamic and one Humanistic) as well as UKCP accredited MSc Psychotherapy. You will join a team of 8 experienced counsellors and psychotherapists who each teach across a range of module. If you are registered as either a humanistic or psychodynamic psychotherapist with experience of teaching in this or a related field, plus considerable clinical experience, then this may be the role for you.

You will demonstrate your willingness and ability to contribute to a range of work undertaken within the team at Brighton. This will include delivering lectures and seminars; marking and other assessment; scrutinising student portfolios; supervising research projects, interviewing applicants to our courses; and support with the planning of modules.

To be effective in this role, you should have:

In return, the University offers a wide range of benefits, such as a generous annual leave package, including time off over the Christmas period, as well as travel loan schemes. The position is 0.4 FTE (2 days per week).

Informal enquiries are welcome and can be made to Pam Howard, Subject Lead for Counselling and Psychotherapy at [email protected]

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  • Job Description
  • The University is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive environment for all staff regardless of age, disability, family or caring responsibilities, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief (including non-belief), sex and sexual orientation. We embrace equality and diversity in our working, learning, research and teaching environment and are committed to maintaining a supportive and inclusive community. We particularly encourage applicants from Minority Ethnic backgrounds because the University is under-represented by Minority Ethnic staff.

    For the vast majority of our roles, we operate an agile working system with time split between working on campus and at the employee's home. It is the University's expectation that home working will take place within the UK.

    Further information about working for us, as well as the wide range of benefits we offer, can be found in the working with us section of our vacancies page.

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    Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy (0.4 FTE)


    University of Brighton


    United Kingdom


    November 14, 2023

    Application deadline

    November 23, 2023

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    About the employer

    Founded as the Brighton College of Art in 1858, the University of Brighton attained the university status in 1992. It is a quadri-campus public university.  The Faculty of Arts & Architecture and School of Pharmacy & Biomolecular Sciences are the subsidiaries of the University of Brighton. It currently holds a student strength of more than 20,000. The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, apprenticeship and top-up programs. M. Phil, Ph.D., and professional doctorate degree courses are also offered.

    With campuses in Brighton and Eastbourne on the south coast of England, the university is multi-disciplinary in its approach. The broad academic departments include subjects like Applied Social Sciences; Architecture & Design; Art; Business; Computing, Engineering & Mathematics; Education; Environment & Technology; Health Sciences; Humanities; Media; Pharmacy & Biomolecular Sciences; and Sport & Service Management. Also, it maintains Doctoral College; Language Institute and Medical School.

    The University of Brighton is the storehouse of several valid academic research programs, designed for solving practical problems and improving the lives of the general public. The institution is known to prepare its students for handling real-life problems by imparting training through its activities and curriculum. There are career centers in the university, guiding and mentoring students to acquire jobs based on their individual skills.

    The university has several scholarship facilities for both national and international candidates. It offers University International Scholarships, Sports Scholarships, and Merit Scholarships. The yearly end-of-the-year assessments are taken into consideration for awarding scholarships.

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